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University Fossil Fuel Divestment Campaigns Take Off Across Nation

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- 993 days ago -
The goal is simple: convince your college (or church, local government, and so on) to freeze any new fossil fuel investments in their endowment, and divest (read uninvest) from them within five years. Simple indeed, but not easy.

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Penny C. (90)
Wednesday January 23, 2013, 7:02 am
Thanks Cher.

Kit B. (276)
Wednesday January 23, 2013, 8:25 am

Very good article - people need to pay attention to the facts and not hyperbole.

Donna Hamilton (159)
Wednesday January 23, 2013, 9:28 am
Noted. Thanks, Cher.

Bill L. (1)
Wednesday January 23, 2013, 12:58 pm
Need all the info i can get,About to do Battle with Midwest Generation,over an old COAL fired Power plant here in Joliet IL They want a variance to pump more TOXINS into the air. ie Give everyone the needed share CANCER
Flood Midwest Generation with emails to shut down her power-plant in JOLIET IL...

Carol H. (229)
Wednesday January 23, 2013, 3:54 pm
noted, thanks Cher

Mary Donnelly (47)
Wednesday January 23, 2013, 6:50 pm
Thanks Cher--good post.

Winn Adams (218)
Wednesday January 23, 2013, 7:27 pm

Colleen L. (2)
Wednesday January 23, 2013, 10:06 pm
Good article. Thanks Cher

Amy E. (66)
Thursday January 24, 2013, 9:07 am

annie statton (365)
Friday January 25, 2013, 3:19 pm
noted and signed.
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